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By Robert Dinwiddie

That includes all-new 3D versions outfitted utilizing facts accumulated by means of NASA and the eu area corporation, The Planets is an awe-inspiring trip throughout the sunlight procedure, from Earth to Mars and past.

Viewed layer through layer, planets and different items within the sunlight procedure are taken out of the evening sky and offered on a white historical past, revealing each aspect in their floor and inner anatomy in stunning detail.

Looking at planets, the sunlight, countless numbers of moons and millions of asteroids and comets, The Planets comprises timelines that chronicle all significant area missions, correct as much as the newest Mars rovers, and infographics that current attention-grabbing evidence approximately all planets and the sun method in a clean new way.

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